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Shiveluch volcano
Stratovolcano 3283 m (10,771 ft)
Kamchatka, 56.65°N / 161.36°E
Current status: erupting (4 out of 5)
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Shiveluch volcano eruptions:
1739(?), 1800(?), 1854 (Plinian eruption), 1879-83, 1897-98, 1905, 1928-29, 1930, 1944-50, 1964 (sub-Plinian, large dome collapse and debris flow), 1980-81, 1984, 1985, 1986-88, 1988, 1989 1990-94, 1997, 1998, 1999, 1999-ongoing
Typical eruption style:
Highly explosive. Construction of lava domes and large pyroclastic flows caused by dome collapse. One of Kamchatka's largest and most active volcanoes.
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Shiveluch volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: POSS ERUPTION OBS AT 20181214/1950Z FL150 EXTD W OBS VA DTG: 14/2010Z

Friday Dec 14, 2018 20:45 PM |

Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 14 Dec 2018
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 14 Dec 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVFE01 at 20:35 UTC, 14/12/18 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20181214/2035Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SHEVELUCH 300270
PSN: N5639 E16122
AREA: RUSSIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3283M
ADVISORY NR: 2018/48
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: POSS ERUPTION OBS AT 20181214/1950Z FL150 EXTD W
OBS VA DTG: 14/2010Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL150 N5640 E16054 - N5642 E16120 - N5636 E16119 -
N5635 E16055 MOV W 30KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 15/0210Z SFC/FL150 N5532 E15946 - N5515 E15949 -
N5519 E15833 - N5537 E15725 - N5605 E15710 - N5536 E15835
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 15/0810Z SFC/FL150 N5419 E15929 - N5353 E15924 -

N5412 E15740 - N5547 E15538 - N5436 E15734
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: NO VA EXP
RMK: NIL
NXT ADVISORY: 20181215/0000Z=

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